Index - Saturn [Known since Antiquity] - [Gas Giant] - [Rings] - [Moons] - [Size and Distance] - [Seasons]

Known since Antiquity

Saturn is one of the five planets known since ancient times. The photo shows all five together over Stonehenge, on 5th May 2002. To indicate the names of the planets, point to them on the photo or point to these links: Mercury Venus Mars Jupiter Saturn

April 2005

Photograph copyright Philip Perkins. Source: NASA Cassini Site